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by minimech
Sat Apr 18, 2009 7:35 am
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Auto / Marine Electrician
Replies: 14
Views: 5769

Well with batteries charged, leg lifts ok so I assume batteries good, it seems that starter or solenoid just click, so I need a bendy person who can shake some lead to see if its solenoid switch wire,,, ok could it be that easy :D :D :D :D
by minimech
Mon Apr 13, 2009 9:50 am
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Auto / Marine Electrician
Replies: 14
Views: 5769

Been feelin' like the weather so I've not done anything, going down later to put wipers on with son so might just give it a spin up and see whats what?, thanks for asking mate,
Pete, :D :D :D
by minimech
Mon Apr 13, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Fishing report 11/4/09 at Elmer, Bognor Regis
Replies: 4
Views: 5641

Blimey Pete, that seemed worth the effort!! nice report,
I can still pull the bass in from the back of 'POTLUCK, till tomoz when she goes, bo ho :( :(
At least it looks like the guys taking her over are as keen as me :D :D
Pete, :D :D
by minimech
Thu Apr 09, 2009 7:52 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: 'POTLUCK@s finally sold,
Replies: 31
Views: 7769

Hiya Pete, The new one's a bit big and scarey at the mo, so whist my lad is working on it, i'm sittin' suppin' and thinking of better things, mind you the 2 bass I got off the back of POTLUCK yesterday made me feel quite good!! :D :D :D
Pete.
by minimech
Thu Apr 09, 2009 2:28 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: 'POTLUCK@s finally sold,
Replies: 31
Views: 7769

Honest Paul, I don't think I could get a better boat than a Wilson, i'ts so well built and stable, I cant imagine a sea it couldnt cope with and its so manouverable, I'm almost talking myself out of the sale!! My son and I have just bought a very old Sunseeker 23ft daycab, which he assures me that h...
by minimech
Thu Apr 09, 2009 1:34 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: 'POTLUCK@s finally sold,
Replies: 31
Views: 7769

POTLUCK was my 17 Wilson Flyer, the boat Of my dreams, she has given me such joy over the last year allowing me to fish all over the solent, but the more dissabled I get the more difficult it is to use her, so, hopefully shes going to a new home where I know the guys are going to get imense pleasure...
by minimech
Thu Apr 09, 2009 11:31 am
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Bass
Replies: 1
Views: 1162

Bass

Went down to the pontoon at Kemps yesterday afternoon and on the start of the ebb, bit of a southerly I caught 2 Small bass, first just on the 3/4lb and the second 10 mins later at just on the 1lb mark, they both put up a good fight on my cheepy Fladen 9ft spinning rodwith spoon and a nice fat rag f...
by minimech
Wed Apr 08, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Auto / Marine Electrician
Replies: 14
Views: 5769

Cheers mate, have voltmeter, so will try to check tomoz, do I have to disconect any battery leads?
Pete. :-/
by minimech
Wed Apr 08, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Auto / Marine Electrician
Replies: 14
Views: 5769

Hiya mate, it's a GM diesel, V8 6.2l and I'm told its been an intermittent fault, tonight I'm just going to pop the dash to make sure there isn't a wire off (I wish), then thats the total scope of my knowledge of vehicle/ Marine electronics :( :( :( :(
Pete.
by minimech
Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:14 pm
Forum: Boat Owners Forum
Topic: Auto / Marine Electrician
Replies: 14
Views: 5769

Auto / Marine Electrician

Hi, Ive just bought a boat with my son and I seem to have a charging fault, it could be as simple s a wire or an alternater fault, well prior to using the boat I would like a lecky to cast their magic eye over it for me so if you have the knowledge or know a man wot has, please contact me, cash awai...
by minimech
Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:09 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: 'POTLUCK@s finally sold,
Replies: 31
Views: 7769

'POTLUCK@s finally sold,

Sadly POTLUCK was sold today, but i'm sure that the new owners will look after her, they will probably be on here looking for help so I hope you will all rally around to help them as you have me in the past,,,Right!
:D :D :D
by minimech
Mon Apr 06, 2009 9:18 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Finally Selling 'POTLUCK'
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

Good luck with the jobsearch Jim, and I think I will leave the sale in the lap of the gods for now, if anybodys interested it isn't hard to find on EBay or boatsandoutboards? :D :D :D :D
Pete.
by minimech
Mon Apr 06, 2009 8:08 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Finally Selling 'POTLUCK'
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

great idea blagging a trip to the needle`s but you`ll need a tanker to follow ya to fuel up on more than one occassion from the itchen. lol. only now this cus i`ve plotted it out on google earth and its far as i was considering myself. (no way) good luck on the sale ,boats are starting to move now ...
by minimech
Mon Apr 06, 2009 8:05 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Finally Selling 'POTLUCK'
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

oh ha ha,, nice one Pete, Chart is already marked with about 15 south Island wrecks, so no sitting on the Town Quay for hours, dangling,,,,I'm still not sure I'm doing the right thing, its just the new one is easier to cope with my dissability(pysical, that is, not my mental one), lol lol lol. Ah we...
by minimech
Mon Apr 06, 2009 7:22 pm
Forum: South Coast
Topic: Finally Selling 'POTLUCK'
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

Finally Selling 'POTLUCK'

It's finally official, as from today my lovely 17ft Wilson Flyer'POTLUCK' is for sale, bo ho, everything you would want in a family fishing boat and a little bit more, if your interested she's on EBay and boatsandoutboards, if you fancy a run out and the tides right, I would be more than happy to sh...